Manufacturing Technician

  • Reference: GY45282EF
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Galway, Galway City, Mayo
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Main Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Prepares test specimens/samples, adjusts and operates test or process equipment, and records test data, pointing out deviations resulting from equipment malfunction or observational errors.
  • Ability to problem solve and presents and implements solutions to process or product related issues.
  • Generates Engineering Change Orders, protocols, reports and prototypes under broad direction.
  • Installation and validation of process equipment and fixtures.
  • Training relevant Production Operators in correct use of process equipment and in product specifications.
  • Presents and implements solutions to process or product related issues, with technical advice from engineers or supervisor.
  • Performs other related duties and tasks as required.



  • Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in an Engineering discipline.
  • Ideally a minimum of two years medical device or related experience.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, with an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to problem solve moderately complex technical problems.
  • Ability to work well as a team member.
  • PC skills including standard offices packages. 
  • Working knowledge of AutoCad or Solid Works.
  • Knowledge of various tooling and testing equipment.
  • Excellent Problem Solving with a proven track history. 
  • Knowledge of Lean tools such as TPM, SMED and 5S. 
  • Training in Six Sigma or other related disciplines is desirable.
  • Experience in PLC’s, Electrical schematics, pneumatics, and CE Marking would be an advantage.
  • Electrical installation / maintenance would be an advantage.
  • Flexibility to travel as required (up to 10-20%).



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